December 9, 2016 | Al Jazeera
Questions and the discussion from the world premiere of The Poacher's Pipeline, Al Jazeera's investigation into the illegal rhino horn trade.
December 9, 2016
South Korea’s National Assembly voted today to impeach the nation’s first female president Park Geun-hye over the bizarre influence-peddling scandal involving her close advisor Choi Soon-sil that prompted weeks of mass protests.
December 9, 2016 | Hindustan Times
India is aware of reports of Pakistan’s nuclear expansion and was taking all steps to safeguard India’s national interest, defence minister Manohar Parrikar said on Friday. -snip-
December 8, 2016 | Arms Control Wonk
Ages ago, I was a Legislative Assistant on Capitol Hill, working for a member of the House Armed Services Committee. The most impressive person who testified before the Committee was Secretary of Defense James Schlesinger. His mind was like a steel trap.
December 7, 2016 | The Diplomat
The Mekong River Commission (MRC) is gearing up for another test of its effectiveness following the announcement of Laos’ plans to construct the Pak Beng hydropower project, the third proposed dam on the Mekong mainstream.